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Judith Rae Herncjar

September 6, 1932 May 10, 2018
Judith Rae Herncjar
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Obituary for Judith Rae Herncjar

Peoria- Judith Rae Herncjar, age 85, of Peoria, passed away at 6:16 AM on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at Heddington Oaks.

Born September 06, 1932 in Peoria, she was a daughter to Harry and Elizabeth (Hazel) Breese. On February 4, 1977 she married Jack Herncjar in Peoria. He preceded her in death on December 12, 2005. Judith worked as a Spec Engineer for Komatsu for 32 years until her retirement. She was an avid athlete who enjoyed horseback riding and skiing. She loved traveling, watching movies, but most importantly spending time with her family. Judith will always be remembered for her ability to make people laugh and to light up a room. She was truly loved and will be deeply missed.

Survivors include two daughters: Dianna (John) Marks of East Peoria and Elizabeth Endsley of Peoria Heights; three grandchildren: Scott, Christopher, and Heather; four step-grandchildren: Greg, Rhonda, Brad, and Beth; 10 great-grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter; two nieces and two nephews.

Judith was preceded in death by her parents, husband Jack, one sister Dorie Norman, and one nephew.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 from 1:00 PM until time of funeral service at 2:00 PM at Wright & Salmon Mortuary. Elder Mae Roberts will officiate and burial will follow in Chillicothe City Cemetery.

Memorials in Judith’s memory may be made to Unity Point Hospice or the American Alzheimer’s Association.

Friends and family may sign the online guestbook or send private condolences by logging onto www.wrightandsalmon.com.

Previous Events

Visitation

Tuesday

15

May

1:00 PM 5/15/2018 1:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 5/15/2018 2:00:00 PM
Wright & Salmon Mortuary

2416 N. North Street
Peoria, IL 61604

Wright & Salmon Mortuary
2416 N. North Street Peoria 61604 IL
United States

Funeral Service

Tuesday

15

May

2:00 PM 5/15/2018 2:00:00 PM
Wright & Salmon Mortuary

2416 N. North Street
Peoria, IL 61604

Wright & Salmon Mortuary
2416 N. North Street Peoria 61604 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Chillicothe City Cemetery Final Resting Place

908 N Second
Chillicothe, IL 61523

908 N Second Chillicothe 61523 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Alzheimer's Association

UnityPoint Hospice

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